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Excerpt from Oral History Interview with Mattie Bell and Earl Cavenaugh, December 7, 1999. Interview K-0282. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) See Entire Interview >>

Past flooding does not compare with Hurricane Floyd

Earl Cavenaugh remembers the 1908, 1928, and 1962 floods in the area. None of these floods caused as much damage or rose as high as the flooding that followed Hurricane Floyd.

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Oral History Interview with Mattie Bell and Earl Cavenaugh, December 7, 1999. Interview K-0282. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) in the Southern Oral History Program Collection, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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